Lindbergh Alumni Association honors its elite educators, alumni and athletes

Lindbergh High School honored Distinguished Educators, Distinguished Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame inductees at the LHS Alumni Association’s annual Alumni Awards Banquet Oct. 2.

This year’s honorees included:

Distinguished Educators

Mary Clyburn, elementary principal

Robbie Engel, Lindbergh teacher

John Oliver, LHS chemistry teacher

Sandy Snodgrass, LHS teacher

Distinguished Alumni

Ben Aschinger, 1994, restaurant owner

Angelica Shirley Carpenter, M.D., 1963, library scientist, curator and author

Dr. John Finnie, 1990, Mercy Hospital St. Louis head of oncology

Travis Fintel, M.D., 1986, entrepreneur, philanthropist, owner at Ozark Fundraising

Don Jubel, 1969, business owner at Spartan Light Metal Products

Dan Tipton, 1993, TV and film producer

Athletic Hall of Fame

Kenny Payne, 1992, football, baseball

Andrew Spitzfaden, 2004, baseball

Honorees include, back row left to right, John Oliver, Michael Clyburn, John Finnie, Kenny Payne, Travis Fintel, Andrew Spitzfaden; front row: Ben Ashinger, Robbie Engel, Angelica Shirley Carpenter, Sandy Snodgrass and Dan Tipton.


All proceeds from the event benefit the Alumni Association, which supports scholarships for Lindbergh seniors.